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Please upgrade here. These earlier versions are no longer being updated and have security issues. upgrade to 2.8.1 - Which versions to jump through?

EntimpEntimp New
edited March 2019 in Vanilla 2.0 - 2.8

Hi all,

Firstly many thanks in advance of any assistance.

I am helping a charity export a large forum that has not been updated since 2013 to a new hosting package. Using PhPMyAdmin, I have managed to recreate the forum on the new hosting.

Alas the version is:

I understand that the update to the latest version should be done in increments.

Would anyone be able to suggest what versions to cycle through? Or should I use jump stright to 2.1 then 2.3 then 2.5 then 2.6 before finally 2.8 and 2.8.1?

I determined that list of versions from:

Are there any guides (I have searched).

Many thanks.



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